Welcome to the Queen of the Pen Rap Class! This class is designed to provide you with an in-depth exploration of rap music, its history, culture, and lyrical techniques. Rap music has become one of the most influential and popular forms of music around the globe, and this class aims to give you a comprehensive understanding of the genre. Throughout this curriculum, you will learn about the origins of rap music and its evolution into the diverse genre that it is today. You will also explore the key themes and social issues that are addressed in rap music, such as politics, social justice, and personal struggles. In addition to understanding the cultural and historical context of rap music, this class will also delve into the technical aspects of rap, including the use of rhyming, wordplay, and storytelling techniques. You will also have the opportunity to develop your own rap skills, learning to write and perform your own rhymes. By the end of this class, you will have a comprehensive understanding of the rich history and culture of rap music, as well as the technical skills needed to create your own rap music. So, get ready to dive into the world of rap and unleash your inner lyrical genius!